Cost of Living in Chaguanas

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$973
$2352
🛋️ Without rent
$563
$1615
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$410
$737
🍽️ Food
$439
$1159
🚐 Transport
$27.5
$72.8
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$763
😀 Quality of life
39
🏙️ Population
83.5K

The average cost of living in Chaguanas is $973, which is close to the world's average cost of living, ranked 5447th out of 9294 in our global list and 3rd out of 5 in Trinidad and Tobago.

The median after-tax salary is $763, which is enough to cover living expenses for 0.8 months. Ranked 7254th (TOP 78%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 3rd best city to live in Trinidad and Tobago. With an estimated population of 83.5K, Chaguanas is the 1st largest city in Trinidad and Tobago.

✈️ Closest airport 12 km Piarco International Airport
😷 Air quality Excellent 6.7 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 6412 University of Trinidad and Tobago
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Prices in Chaguanas

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.3
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$73.1
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.66
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.46
 Cappuccino
$3.02
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$0.97
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$395
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$306
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$793
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$599
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$27.1
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$41.1
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$58.7
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
6.17%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$1342
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$2351
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$1.18
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$32.2
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$6.51
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$0.82
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.89
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$2.1
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.2
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.65
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.38
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.43
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$7.73
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$4.3
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.05
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.83
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.39
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.7
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.46
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.82
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$1.54
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$22.1
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$1.97
🚬 Cigarette pack
$4.65
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$6.88
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.99
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.05
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$2.44
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$38.5
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$7.33
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$44.1
💇 Haircut, simple
$8.02
👖 Brand Jeans
$52.5
👟 Brand Sneakers
$95.2
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$201
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$1944

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